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Getting from Here to There with Public Transportation

In Washington state, June is Ride Transit Month where they celebrate public transportation and the options available to residents across the state to get where they need to go while reducing congestion and their impact on the environment. For people … Continue reading

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Cómo ir de aquí para allá con transportación pública

En el estado de Washington, junio es el Mes de Usar la Transportación Pública, donde celebran la transportación pública y las opciones disponibles para los residentes de todo el estado para llegar a donde necesitan ir mientras se reduce la … Continue reading

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Thanks Mom!

This Sunday is Mother’s Day in the US when we celebrate moms of all stripes, including moms with disabilities and moms of children with disabilities. According to the National Council on Disability, there are more than 4.1 million parents with … Continue reading

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¡Gracias mamá!

Este domingo es el Día de la madre en los EEUU cuando celebramos a mamás de todo tipo, incluidas las mamás con discapacidades y las mamaás de niños con discapacidades. De acuerdo con el Consejo Nacional sobre la Discapacidad, hay … Continue reading

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Mental Health Month – Fitness #4Mind4Body

May is Mental Health Month, sponsored by Mental Health America, and the theme is Fitness #4Mind4Body spotlighting tools and resources that benefit minds and bodies together. Research has shown that people with psychiatric disabilities may be at higher risk of … Continue reading

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Autism Awareness and Acceptance Month

April is Autism Awareness Month, sponsored by the Autism Society, and Autism Acceptance Month, sponsored by the Autistic Self-Advocacy Network (ASAN). The two campaigns have common messages of inclusion and self-determination across the lifespan. Inclusion means having the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Abril es el Mes de Concientización y Aceptación de Autismo

Abril es el Mes de Concientización sobre el Autismo, patrocinado por la Sociedad de Autismo, y el Mes de Aceptación del Autismo, patrocinado por la Red de Autoabogacia Autista. Las dos campañas tienen mensajes comunes de inclusión y autodeterminación a … Continue reading

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National Nutrition Month – Find the Right Fit for You

March is National Nutrition Month, organized by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, focusing attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. Many people with disabilities may face challenges when trying … Continue reading

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Mes Nacional de la Nutrición – Encuentre el más adecuado para usted

Marzo es el Mes Nacional de la Nutrición (en inglés), organizado por la Academia de Nutrición y Dietética, centrando la atención en la importancia de tomar decisiones informadas sobre los alimentos y desarrollar hábitos saludables de alimentación y actividad física. … Continue reading

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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month: Change Your Mind About TBI

A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is caused by an external force, such as a blow or jolt to the head or a penetrating injury, that disrupts the normal function of the brain. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate … Continue reading

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